Southwest Airlines To Stop Overbooking FlightsSouthwest Airlines said that it plans to stop overbooking flights, an industry practice implicated in an ugly incident on a United Airlines flight that damaged that carrier's reputation with the flying public.
Gas Prices Decline Both In Texas & NationwideAAA Texas on Thursday reported that the average price at the pump statewide slipped 3 cents this week to settle at an average $2.24 per gallon. Nationwide gasoline prices are down 2 cents this week.
Southwest Airlines Misses Wall Street 1Q ForecastsSouthwest Airlines on Thursday reported a first-quarter earnings drop of 32 percent as it flew more passengers but took in less revenue on average from each one. Rising costs for fuel and labor weighed on the airline.
American Airlines Tops 1Q Profit ForecastsAmerican Airlines Group Inc. is reporting first-quarter earnings of $234 million. On a per-share basis, the Fort Worth-based company said it had net income of 46 cents.
Office Park To Be Built Using Shipping ContainersA collection of 40 shipping containers will be pieced together to create a unique kind of office space that is also good for the environment. Work on the structure gets started Thursday in Fort Worth.
Trump Backs Off Talk About Terminating NAFTA President Donald Trump has told the leaders of Mexico and Canada that he will not immediately pull out of the North American Free Trade Agreement.
United Raising Limit On Payments To Bumped Flyers To $10,000United Airlines says it will raise the limit — to $10,000 — on payments to customers who give up seats on oversold flights and will increase training for employees as it deals with fallout from the video of a passenger being violently dragged from his seat.
'Main' Artery Through Euless To Reopen SoonThere is some hope for drivers in Euless who've been missing the main drag through town because of a massive road construction project that is overhauling miles of Hwy 183.
Justices Turn Away GM Appeal Over Ignition SwitchesThe Supreme Court has turned away an appeal from General Motors seeking to block dozens of lawsuits over faulty ignition switches that could expose the company to billions of dollars in additional claims.
Republicans Want To Muzzle Database Of Consumer ComplaintsRepublican lawmakers want to make private a database of consumer complaints against banks, credit card issuers and other financial services companies.
More Companies Reducing Size Of Products, Price Stays The SameYou might not notice it right away. But more companies are reducing the size of their products, while the prices stay the same.
Texas Unemployment Rate In March Up Slightly To 5 PercentThe Texas unemployment rate rose slightly in March to reach 5 percent.